Murphy Library

COVID-19 Library Updates: Murphy Library is committed to providing library services and access to collections while maintaining safe practices. Learn more about our updated library services.

Special hours: May 14 - 22

      Monday - Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

      Saturday - Sunday: CLOSED

Summer hours: May 23 - August 12

      Sunday: 2:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

      Monday - Wednesday: 7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

      Thursday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

      Saturday: CLOSED  

Special hours: Summer finals

      June 16, Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

      July 14, Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

      August 11, Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.      

Special closures: 

      May 28 - 30, Saturday - Monday: CLOSED

      July 3 - 4, Sunday- Monday: CLOSED 

      September 5, Monday: CLOSED

Special hours: August 13 - September 4

      Monday - Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

      Saturday - Sunday: CLOSED

      

 

      

 

Reference Hours

May 13 - 22

Any time: Email us or schedule an appointment

Summer 2022: May 23 - August 12

Any time: Email us or schedule an appointment

August 13 - September 5

Any time: Email us or schedule an appointment

Fall 2022: September 6 - December 14

Visit a librarian at the reference desk (1st floor), call us at 608.785.8508, web chat with us, or Zoom with us at the following times:

       Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

       Friday: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

       Sunday: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Any time: Email us or schedule an appointment

Summer hours: May 16 - September 2

      Open by appointment only.

In our commitment to public health and safety, we recommend visitors please call (608) 785-8511 or email ahead of your visit to schedule an appointment. Additionally, please wear face coverings inside our facilities and maintain proper physical distancing. 

General service updates:

  • Continued, limited services via email as possible. Please note that response times may be delayed due to high volume of requests.
  • Additional archival resources are available online at: Murphy Library Digital Collections.
  • Transfers of archival materials from the Wisconsin Historical Society and other Area Research Centers may take additional time due to COVID-19.
  • Please note, SC/ARC is closed on holidays and maintains reduced hours during university break/intersession periods such as Thanksgiving, Christmas, January-term, spring break, and summer. 

Murphy's Mug Logo

Coffee Shop Hours: 

      Closed for the summer.

For more information, please visit our Murphy's Mug information page.

Summer 2022

Tutoring hours vary depending upon subject. Please visit the Murphy Learning Center's schedule page to choose your subject and view available tutor times.